Definition of "square-shouldered" [square-shouldered]
Having high and broad shoulders, not sloping, and well braced back, so as to be straight across the back: the opposite of round-shouldered.
The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)
Use "square-shouldered" in a sentence
"A bulky, square-shouldered woman with severe eyebrows and deep furrows of discontent bracketing her mouth, heaved herself out of an armchair."
"One of the latest designs to emerge from his upstart firm, the brashly named BIG Bjarke Ingels Group, this vision of a New York apartment complex has a startling profile totally at odds with the grids of crew-cut, square-shouldered towers dotting the Manhattan skyline."
"Still, the popular image of "The Gipper"– resolute, square-shouldered, unfailingly optimistic – overlooks a more complicated presidency – and person."